ANALYSIS: We're still waiting to see what marks Michelle O'Neill out as a leader

One year on from Michelle O'Neill's selection as Sinn Féin's northern figurehead, Political Correspondent John Manley assesses her time in the spotlight

An elated Michelle O'Neill in January last year shortly after hearing she would replace Martin McGuinness as Sinn Féin's Stormont leader. Picture by Mal McCann
WHEN a year ago Michelle O'Neill was appointed to the role of Sinn Féin northern leader, the focus was largely on her potential rather than her record. The Mid Ulster MLA had previously held two exec[...]

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